Complete Leatherwork: Easy Techniques and Over 20 Great Projects
Handmade leatherwork is a durable and fashionable addition to any wardrobe or home. Now everyone can create unique, contemporary designs through this wonderful craft! Complete Leatherwork covers all aspects of working with leather, from basic materials, threads, dyes, and adhesives to pattern making, skiving, channeling, and even more advanced skills such as molding and surface decoration. Each technique is carefully explained with detailed instructions, and there’s a range of projects for beginner and advanced leatherworkers alike. Show your style with a cheerful hide belt and matching purse. Or travel the world with an everlasting passport holder and folding top bag. Whatever your level, whatever your look, this comprehensive guide includes everything you need to bring it all together.